Edme ROUSSEAU (1815-1868)
Portrait of Pauline Beaucousin
Gouache on ivory
Signed and dated 1846 lower right
Within large patinated and gilt bronze frame richly chiseled with cartouches, chimeras, grotesque masks and foliages
Height: 14 cm (5-1/2 in.) - Width: 11,3 cm (4-1/2 in.).
Frame: 28 x 20 cm (11 x 7-3/4 in.).
The BEAUCOUSIN family had been in Amiens since the mid-17th century and was renowned in sheets middle market and trade. Pauline BEAUCOUSIN (born May 14, 1809 at Amiens - death June 14, 1876 in Paris) married Francisque PETIT de BANTEL, deputy prefect of Cambrai, on June 12, 1833. The latter finished his career as prefect of Aube.
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- Expertissim Reference: 2013040617